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The Grey House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lavenham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1076 / 52°6'27"N

Longitude: 0.7979 / 0°47'52"E

OS Eastings: 591697

OS Northings: 249172

OS Grid: TL916491

Mapcode National: GBR RHZ.Y9B

Mapcode Global: VHKDY.S953

Entry Name: The Grey House

Listing Date: 11 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277193

Location: Lavenham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Lavenham

Built-Up Area: Lavenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Lavenham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

LAVENHAM BARN STREET
TL 91 49
(West side)
50/1000 The Grey House
GV II
House. Mid-late C18, remodelled and extended mid C19. Painted brick, hipped slated
roof. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay facade. Inset sash windows of 16 panes, with a
narrower 12-paned sash over the doorway; stone slab lintels. Doorway has cased
architrave, 3-light overlight, flat hood on shaped brackets; 3/4-glazed entrance
door. 3 curved steps up to doorway with flanking wrought iron handrails. A square
red brick chimney stack in each hip end. To left hand return is a later C19
conservatory with swept leaded roof. Interior. Some good mid-late C18 work
including: open well stair with Chinese latticework balustrading; doorways with
broad architrave, the over doors are C20. 2-panel doors with H-L hinges; a ground
floor fireplace with eared surround. Plaster cornices to 2 ground floor rooms and
stairwell are C20. Rear right hand room has chamfered axial beam with runout stop
(probably re-used).


Listing NGR: TL9169749172

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